Services

Aged Care

Improving Access to After Hours GP Services to Residential Aged Care Facilities (RACFs) in the Adelaide Hillsfemale-nurse-with-male-patient

Summit Health has been contracted by the Central Adelaide and Hills Medicare Local (CAHML) to undertake a project to improve access to and promote efficient utilisation of after hours primary care services for Residential Aged Care Facilities (RACFs) in the Adelaide Hills region.

Program Objectives Include:

  • Promoting consistency and improving the uptake and quality of CMA completions for RACF residents in the Adelaide Hills region
  • Working collaboratively with individual facilities to establish and implement a system of clinical protocols or pathways for use by RACF staff during the after hours period
  • Providing support to aged care facilities to access after hours GP services
  • Improve access for residential aged care facilities to GPcare After Hours

Resources:

To find out more about the project please contact:

Ingrid Puise – Ph 8406 7712

For more information please visit the CAHML After Hours Program.

CAHML